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Human Services : Homeless Services

Operation Nightwatch

Reducing the impact of poverty and homelessness

three stars

87.82

1265 South Main Street Suite 300
Seattle, WA 98144
tel: (206) 323-4359   Web Site
EIN: 91-0964027

Board Leadership
Kell Rabern
President

CEO
Rick Reynolds
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.82 three stars
  Financial 91.54 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Operation Nightwatch reduces the impact of poverty and homelessness, in keeping with Jesus' teaching to love our neighbors. There are not enough shelters in Seattle. Many nights each month, Nightwatch must turn people away after filling up all the area shelters. Responding to this need, Nightwatch funds overnight shelter for 100 men and 40 women on the floors of other daytime programs and a downtown church. When all the shelters are filled to capacity, clients are offered a blanket, a Metro bus ticket and a prayer.

Operation Nightwatch reduces the impact of poverty and homelessness, in keeping with Jesus' teaching to love our neighbors. There are not enough shelters in Seattle. Many nights each month, Nightwatch must turn people away after filling up all the area shelters. Responding to this need, Nightwatch funds overnight shelter for 100 men and 40 women on the floors of other daytime programs and a downtown church. When all the shelters are filled to capacity, clients are offered a blanket, a Metro bus ticket and a prayer.

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Financial

four stars

91.54

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
86.1%
  Administrative Expenses 8.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.92
  Program Expenses Growth 3.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Operation Nightwatch on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Operation Nightwatch on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Operation Nightwatch (WA) 87.82 three stars
Presbyterian Night Shelter (TX) 97.07 four stars
Central Iowa Shelter & Services (IA) 90.09 four stars
Project HOME (PA) 93.62 four stars
CaringWorks (GA) 90.94 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,074,453
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $91,108
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,165,561
   Program Service Revenue $81,531
Total Primary Revenue $1,247,092
   Other Revenue $-15,674
TOTAL REVENUE $1,231,418
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $985,014
   Administrative Expenses $106,513
   Fundraising Expenses $63,391
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,154,918
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $76,500
   
Net Assets $1,047,465

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Shelter Dispatch Center $651,816 66.2%
Senior Housing Program $182,281 18.5%
Street Ministry $135,767 13.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 04/01/2019 87.82 three stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 95.44 four stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 93.27 four stars
2015-12 08/01/2017 80.93 three stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 91-0964027
Name in IRS Master File OPERATION NIGHTWATCH
NTEE Code P60
NTEE Classification Emergency Assistance (Food, Clothing, Cash)
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (29) Other religious activities
(560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date May, 2006
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$79,782 6.90% Richard Reynolds Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Operation Nightwatch (WA) 87.82 three stars
Urban Ministry Center (NC) 94.07 four stars
Ministry With Community (MI) 92.12 four stars
Thrive DC (DC) 91.38 four stars
Transitions Homeless Recovery Center (SC) 93.55 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Operation Nightwatch
1265 South Main Street
Suite 300
Seattle, WA 98144
tel: (206) 323-4359
EIN: 91-0964027

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 21181
Seattle, WA 98111

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Board Leadership

Kell Rabern
President

CEO

Rick Reynolds
Executive Director

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